Like the fella says, in Italy for 30 years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder, and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly love – they had 500 years of democracy and peace, and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock. – Harry Lime …
Month: April 2018
Orson Welles wore many hats in his lifetime; he was an actor in radio and in film, a Shakespearean stage actor, and magician. Most notably, Orson Welles is undisputedly the Ultimate Auteur.
Star Wars no longer has George’s fingerprints, nor does it have J.J. Abrams’ for that matter. Where J.J. Abrams’ The Force Awakens (2015) stoked feelings of nostalgia, Rian Johnson’s entry, The Last Jedi is the antithesis, rejecting nostalgia while simultaneously challenging you to either accept it or don’t. The resulting product is surprisingly good.
Where both Man of Steel and Batman V Superman underwhelmed, Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman injects some much needed life into the flat lining DCEU.
George Lucas a pioneer for American Cinematography and technology, responsible for the sound and visual of the film going experience with the creation of ILM and THX Ltd. His film Star Wars was a culture phenom upon its initial release in 1977 and continues to be a major influence in today’s popular culture.